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synonyms for desk-bound

  • inactive
  • desk
  • idle
  • seated
  • settled
  • sitting
  • sluggish
  • stationary
  • torpid
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antonyms for desk-bound

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  • activated
  • active
  • energetic
  • mobile
  • moving
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How to use desk-bound in a sentence

On the thirteenth of the same month they bound to the stake, in order to burn alive, a man who had two religious in his house.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
A small book, bound in full purple calf, lay half hidden in a nest of fine tissue paper on the dressing-table.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
A good many children seem to be like savages in distinguishing those to whom one is bound to speak the truth.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
These officers are bound to maintayne themselves and families with food and rayment by their owne and their servant's industrie.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
At his desk sat his secretary, who had been a witness of the interview, lost in wonder almost as great as the Seneschal's own.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
A flock of weary sheep pattered along the road, barnward bound, heavy eyed and bleating softly.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
Taking his stand at the end of the desk, he made MacRae reiterate in detail the grim happenings of that night.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Dobson, mouth agape, struck a little bell on the desk and the orderly stepped in from the outer room.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
When I again turned to Lessard he still stood at the end of the desk, industriously paring his fingernails.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
A touch of the spurs sent Nejdi with a mighty bound into the midst of the rabble who held the road.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
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WORDS RELATED TO DESK-BOUND

  • desk
  • desk-bound
  • idle
  • inactive
  • seated
  • settled
  • sitting
  • sluggish
  • stationary
  • torpid
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